A 45-year-old woman stabbed suddenly in the back at the 19-time on Saturday and is in hospital in critical condition, said police. Just over five hours later mugged a man in the same way, but his life is reported to not be threatened.
almost four hours later was a 23-year-old man attacked in the same manner and is now in critical condition and the fourth victim is stabbed in the back at 9.43 on Sunday. His damage describe the police as ”potentially life changing”.
the four attacks, and to warn the public of the offender who is suspected of having mental disorders. There is nothing that binds the four victims to each other, and the circumstances surrounding the attacks have several things in common.
In the district of recirculated quantities of polispatruller while the testimonials and övervakningsbilder collected. The suspect is described as black, slim, about 190 centimeters tall and dark clothing, possibly with the hoody.
A man were arrested on suspicion of gross negligence for bodily injury (grievous bodily harm), and at 11 the time. Work is underway to establish whether the arrested person also is the suspect.
"We are doing everything we can to identify and arrest the suspects behind these cowardly and senseless attacks," says Stuart Smillie at the police in a statement on Twitter.
the police task force is in place in the Edmontonområdet and work to maintain the safety of the public. Our advice is to continue as normal but stay alert, he continues.https://twitter.com/MPSEnfield/status/1112373915370905605
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